Health

Tue 18 May 2021

18yo suffers blood clots after COVID jab

18yo suffers blood clots after COVID jab

A trainee nurse has been hospitalised with multiple blood clots weeks after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine, with her symptoms initially dismissed.

Third of COVID doses go unused as Qld records two new cases

Premium Content Third of COVID doses go unused as Qld records two new cases

Queensland is ranked second last in the nation for vaccine utilisation, with almost one in three doses not being used.

Terrified Australians in India ‘bewildered’

Terrified Australians in India ‘bewildered’

Australian passengers who were meant to be on a repatriation flight from India but were booted at the last minute have expressed their horror.

Hope for Aussies wanting overseas holiday

Hope for Aussies wanting overseas holiday

It’s been more than a year since Aussies were allowed to jet overseas for a holiday - but a new proposal is hoping to change that.

Trainee nurse, 18, gets blood clot after AstraZeneca jab

Premium Content Trainee nurse, 18, gets blood clot after AstraZeneca jab

A teenage trainee nurse has been hospitalised with severe blood clots more than three weeks after having the AstraZeneca vaccine.

Carcinogenic tattoo ink laws to go before Parliament

Premium Content Carcinogenic tattoo ink laws to go before Parliament

New laws that would force tattooists to provide certification that their ink does not contain harmful substances are about to go before Parliament.

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